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Old 09-15-2003, 09:50 AM   #1
cabrone
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No Write Permission...


Whenever i try to change my refresh rate for my moniutro bc the screen shakes in the x86 config file i try and save and it says i dont have write permission....

whats wrong?
 
Old 09-15-2003, 10:07 AM   #2
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Log in as root and do it.
 
Old 09-15-2003, 10:09 AM   #3
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this file's owner is root so if you want to change it you have to be superuser or chage it's permissions, but it's better not to do the last thing.
 
Old 09-15-2003, 02:38 PM   #4
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ok so how do i log in as super user, or become super user, step by step please im a n00b
 
Old 09-15-2003, 02:44 PM   #5
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on the commandline:

su
type root password
exit

exit is to return to the user account

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